Writers of Pro Football Prospectus 2008

Adrian Peterson

Position: RB

Size: 6-2, 217 pounds

Draft: Minnesota Vikings 2007 (Round: 1 / Pick: 7)

College: Oklahoma

Birthdate: 03/22/1985

Rushing

YearTeamPosGGSRunsYdsTDYd/AtFumDYARRankYARRankDVOARankVOARankSuc RateRank
2013MINRB1414------------------------------
2012MINRB16163482097126.0334581357124.9%217.5%249%14
2011MINRB1212208970124.6611539190310.4%1115.0%447%25

Receiving

YearTeamPosGGSRecPassC%YdsTDYd/RecDYARRankYARRankDVOARankVOARank
2013MINRB1414----------------------------
2012MINRB1616405178%21715.4-334-3943-14.9%34-25.9%40
2011MINRB1212182378%13117.330--25--9.6%--7.7%--

Game Charting

YearTeamPosGGSYACRankShortMidDeepBomb
2013MINRB1414------------

Penalties

YearTeamPosGGSPenPenYd
2013MINRB141400
2012MINRB161600
2011MINRB1212215

Similarity Scores

Most Similar Players for 2012
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1Barry Sanders1997806
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Most Similar Players for 2011-2012
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1Barry Sanders1993-1994754
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1Barry Sanders1992-1994762
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